The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle APEX skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle APEX over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Application Express (APEX)
Rank 127 106 126
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +20
Contract jobs citing Oracle APEX 18 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.53% 0.23% 0.33%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.88% 2.27% 2.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 8
Average daily rate
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£428 £320 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.75% -21.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £320 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £320 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 1
Average hourly rate £47.50 £45.00 £50.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £45.00 £44.00
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
Oracle APEX
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the South West region.

Development Applications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
464 220 347
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 13.76% 10.24% 11.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 291 141 164
Average daily rate £388 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £415 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £366 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.90% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 16 56
Average hourly rate £47.50 £36.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.94% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £17.04 £20.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.90 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.27% +2.85%

Oracle APEX
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle APEX across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Oracle APEX Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Oracle APEX
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Oracle APEX across the South West region.

Oracle APEX Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Oracle APEX
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle APEX across the South West region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Oracle APEX Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Oracle APEX
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle APEX across the South West region.

Oracle APEX Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Oracle APEX
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle APEX within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol -16 8 £375 - 3
Gloucestershire -16 5 £500 +56.25% 2
Wiltshire - 1 £360 -
Somerset - - - -
Devon - - - -
Oracle APEX
England

Oracle APEX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing Oracle APEX also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Oracle APEX.

1 23 (100.00%) Oracle
2 22 (95.65%) Oracle Database
3 21 (91.30%) SQL
4 20 (86.96%) PL/SQL
5 15 (65.22%) Oracle Database 11g
6 12 (52.17%) Security Cleared
7 10 (43.48%) Shell Script
8 7 (30.43%) Middleware
8 7 (30.43%) Perl
8 7 (30.43%) PVCS
8 7 (30.43%) ITIL
8 7 (30.43%) Oracle Fusion
9 6 (26.09%) Linux
9 6 (26.09%) Oracle Database 10g
10 5 (21.74%) Java
11 4 (17.39%) Oracle9i Database
11 4 (17.39%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 4 (17.39%) SAN
11 4 (17.39%) Oracle RMAN
11 4 (17.39%) Data Guard
11 4 (17.39%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
11 4 (17.39%) jQuery
11 4 (17.39%) Oracle RAC
11 4 (17.39%) Information Management
11 4 (17.39%) DV Cleared
11 4 (17.39%) Continuous Improvement
12 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
12 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (13.04%) Regression Testing

Oracle APEX
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing Oracle APEX also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Oracle APEX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.35%) WebLogic
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (4.35%) LiveCycle
1 1 (4.35%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Project
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (95.65%) Oracle Database
2 15 (65.22%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (26.09%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (17.39%) Oracle9i Database
5 2 (8.70%) MySQL
5 2 (8.70%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (8.70%) MongoDB
6 1 (4.35%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (4.35%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
6 1 (4.35%) MS Access
6 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (4.35%) Oracle OWB
6 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) PVCS
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
1 2 (8.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (65.22%) Developer
2 14 (60.87%) Oracle Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Software Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Lead Software Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Oracle Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Analyst Programmer
5 1 (4.35%) Programmer
5 1 (4.35%) Applications Support
5 1 (4.35%) Database Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Service Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Java Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Leader
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) DBA
5 1 (4.35%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) Middleware
1 7 (30.43%) Oracle Fusion
2 4 (17.39%) jQuery
3 3 (13.04%) XML
4 2 (8.70%) CSS
4 2 (8.70%) HTML
4 2 (8.70%) .NET
4 2 (8.70%) Drools
5 1 (4.35%) Spring
5 1 (4.35%) Ajax
5 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
5 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) Linux
2 3 (13.04%) UNIX
3 2 (8.70%) Windows
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) ITIL
2 4 (17.39%) Information Management
2 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
2 4 (17.39%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (17.39%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (13.04%) Configuration Management
3 3 (13.04%) Regression Testing
3 3 (13.04%) Validation
4 2 (8.70%) Service Management
5 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.35%) Scrum
5 1 (4.35%) Workflow
5 1 (4.35%) TDD
5 1 (4.35%) Data Analysis
5 1 (4.35%) Release Management
5 1 (4.35%) V-Model
5 1 (4.35%) Waterfall
5 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 21 (91.30%) SQL
2 20 (86.96%) PL/SQL
3 10 (43.48%) Shell Script
4 7 (30.43%) Perl
5 5 (21.74%) Java
6 2 (8.70%) C++
6 2 (8.70%) Python
7 1 (4.35%) Ruby
7 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
7 1 (4.35%) VBA
7 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
7 1 (4.35%) C
7 1 (4.35%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (52.17%) Security Cleared
2 4 (17.39%) DV Cleared
3 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
4 2 (8.70%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle RMAN
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (4.35%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 4 (17.39%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) Adobe
2 1 (4.35%) VMware
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Rate: £425 - £480 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 22 days ago